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Genetische Tests im Sport: Können wir schon empirische Evidenz von empirischem Nonsens unterscheiden?

  • Elmo NeubergerEmail author
  • Perikles Simon


„Schöne neue Welt“. Wäre es nicht schön, wenn wir vor all den Mühen und schweißtreibenden Anstrengungen wüssten, ob wir oder unsere Kinder einmal zur Weltelite gehören können? Ob wir im sportlichen Bereich eine Chance haben, zu den Top 10 der schnellsten Sprinter oder ausdauerndsten Menschen zu gehören? – Vermeintliche „direct‐to‐consumer“ genetische Tests sollen Aufschlüsse über die sportlichen Fähigkeiten geben (Collier, 2012).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für SportwissenschaftJohannes Gutenberg Universität MainzMainzDeutschland
  2. 2.Abteilung für SportmedizinJohannes Gutenberg‐Universität MainzMainzDeutschland

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